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Julian Schnabel (b. 1951), Hope, 1982. Oil and velvet on velvet. 110 × 158 in. (279.4 × 401.3 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase, with funds from an anonymous donor 82.13 © 2016 Julian Schnabel / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Member Events: Insider Series Members in the Curate Your Own Program
7–8:30 PM
Aliza Nisenbaum, La Talaverita, Sunday Morning NY Times, 2016. Oil on linen, 68 x 88 in. (172.7 x 223.5 cm). Collection of the artist; courtesy T293 Gallery, Rome and Mary Mary, Glasgow
Free Events
6:30–8:30 PM
Open Studio for Teens: Tamara Renée, November 2016. Photograph by Filip Wolak
Teen Event: New York City teens
4–6 PM
Aliza Nisenbaum, La Talaverita, Sunday Morning NY Times, 2016. Oil on linen, 68 x 88 in. (172.7 x 223.5 cm). Collection of the artist; courtesy T293 Gallery, Rome and Mary Mary, Glasgow
Teen Event: New York City teens
5–7 PM
Anicka Yi (b. 1971), still from The Flavor Genome, 2016. 3D high-definition video, color, sound; 22 min. Collection of the artist; courtesy the artist and 47 Canal, New York 
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8 PM
Cauleen Smith (b. 1967), In the Wake, 2017. Satin, poly-satin, quilted pleather, upholstery, wool felt, wool velvet, indigo-dyed silk-rayon velvet, indigo-dyed silk satin, embroidery floss, metallic thread, acrylic fabric paint, acrylic hair beads, acrylic barrettes, satin cord, polyester fringe, poly-ilk- tassels, plastic-coated paper, and sequins. Sixteen components, 60 × 48 in. (152.4 × 121.9 cm) each. Collection of the artist; courtesy Corbett vs. Dempsey, Chicago, and Kate Werble Gallery, New York. Sewed by: Keeley Haftner, Elgee King, Jinn Bronwen Lee, Kate S. Lee, Elizabeth Van Loan, April Martin, Nicole Mauser, Magritte Emanuel Nankin, Carolina Poveda, Darling Shear, Danielle Wordelman
Family Programs
10:30 AM–3 PM
Families engaging with works on view, July 2016. Photograph by Andrew Kist
Family Programs
10:45–11:15 AM
Families engaging with works on view, July 2016. Photograph by Andrew Kist
Family Programs
11:30 AM–12 PM
Puppies Puppies (b. 1989), Liberty (Liberté), 2016. Performance, Galerie Balice Hertling, Paris, France, July 7, 2016. Courtesy the artist. Photograph by Stephan Tanbin Sastrawidjaja
2017 Biennial Performances
12–4 PM
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A Lorna Simpson photograph of a woman's back
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Two works by Mike Kelley, a blanket with stuffed toys and a pedestal with wax candles
An abstract work by Jean-Michel Basquiat, Hollywood Africans

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